Llanelli (UK Parliament constituency)

Parliamentary constituency in the United Kingdom, 1918 onwards / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Llanelli is a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.[n 1] From 1918 to 1970 the official spelling of the constituency name was Llanelly. It elects one Member of Parliament (MP) by the first past the post system of election. Since 2005, it is currently represented by Nia Griffith of the Labour Party.

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Llanelli
County constituency
for the House of Commons
Boundary of Llanelli in Wales
Preserved countyDyfed
Electorate59,266 (December 2010)[1]
Major settlementsLlanelli, Burry Port, Llangennech
Current constituency
Created1918
Member of ParliamentNia Griffith (Welsh Labour)
SeatsOne
Created fromEast Carmarthenshire
Overlaps
Welsh AssemblyLlanelli, Mid and West Wales
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The Llanelli Senedd constituency was created with the same boundaries in 1999 (as an Assembly constituency).